There are 4 ways to get from Paignton to Dawlish by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Paignton to Dawlish

$9 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Paignton, Victoria Park to Dawlish, Westcliff Road 22 / ...

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Paignton to Dawlish 16.4 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Paignton to Dawlish 16.4 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Paignton, England and Dawlish, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Paignton to Dawlish hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $17 and the journey takes 28 min. CrossCountry also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Paignton to Dawlish hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. National Express also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Paignton to Dawlish
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Paignton, Victoria Park to Dawlish, Westcliff Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Paignton to Dawlish
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Paignton to Dawlish?

The distance between Paignton and Dawlish is 17 km. The road distance is 26 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paignton to Dawlish?

The cheapest way to get from Paignton to Dawlish is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Paignton to Dawlish?

The quickest way to get from Paignton to Dawlish is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs £60 - £75.

Is there a direct train between Paignton and Dawlish?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paignton and arriving at Dawlish. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

Is there a direct bus between Paignton and Dawlish?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paignton, Victoria Park and arriving at Dawlish, Westcliff Road. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Paignton to Dawlish?

The train from Paignton to Dawlish takes 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.